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5 entries found for blast.
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Main Entry: 1blast
Pronunciation: primarystressblast
Function: noun
1 : a strong gust of wind
2 : a stream of air or gas forced through an opening
3 : the continuous blowing that ore or metal receives in a blast furnace
4 : the sound made by a wind instrument (as a horn) or by a whistle
5 a : EXPLOSION 1 b : an explosive charge c : the sudden air pressure produced around an explosion
6 : a sudden harmful effect from or as if from a hot wind
7 : 1SPEED 1b, operation <go full blast>
8 : a very enjoyable event

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